Viewpoint: Biggest ‘bee apocalypse’ myth? There isn’t one | Genetic Literacy Project

espite panicked claims of an apocalypse, managed honeybee colonies in the United States have actually been rising since 2008. In fact, as of April 2017, U.

Source: Viewpoint: Biggest ‘bee apocalypse’ myth? There isn’t one | Genetic Literacy Project

Why one scientist refuses to buy organic foods | Genetic Literacy Project

Many consumers opt for organic food thinking it is healthier and is grown more sustainably. One plant scientist challenges the conventional wisdom…and raises additional questions about foodie activists.

Source: Why one scientist refuses to buy organic foods | Genetic Literacy Project

20-year GMO report card: Biotech shrinks ag’s ecological impact, increased farm income $167 billion | Genetic Literacy Project

Genetic modification has had a dramatic impact on crop production, agricultural sustainability and the economics of farming, in the 26 countries growing major staple crops, according to a new study.

Source: 20-year GMO report card: Biotech shrinks ag’s ecological impact, increased farm income $167 billion | Genetic Literacy Project

5 ‘game changer’ technologies improving modern agriculture | Genetic Literacy Project

1. GPS technology GPS may be the biggest game changer in agriculture. While things like autosteer have made driving the tractor a little easier, one of the

Source: 5 ‘game changer’ technologies improving modern agriculture | Genetic Literacy Project